Atlantic City up in arms about sale of local TV station


No!In the world of Nielsen DMAs, Atlantic City NJ is a somewhat distant outpost of Philadelphia – but it does have one local over-air full power television station. But the proposed sale of NBC 40 WMGM to a company widely believed to be a spectrum speculator has spawned a protest movement.

The warning from SaveNBC40 is loud and clear – the existence of an “life-saving” local Atlantic City television station is under threat by a deal under which Access.1 Communications would sell the station to LocusPoint Networks for $6M.

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